### Home > CAAC > Chapter 8 > Lesson 8.1.3 > Problem 8-27

8-27.

Distance = (rate)(time)

Write a distance equation for each train.

If the trains are 111 miles apart, then their 'total distance' is 111. Use this to write an equation.

82*t* + 66*t* = 111

Note: The solution to this equation is not the answer to the question asked in the problem.